We see all
patients on an appointment basis, and ask that you call
in advance so that we may reserve time for you. We respect
your time and make every effort to remain on schedule, and
ask that you extend the same courtesy to us. If you are
unable to keep an appointment please notify us immediately.
We appreciate 24 hour notice so that this time may be given
to another patient.
that emergency situations do arise and we will do everything
in our power to respond to you as quickly as possible. If
an emergency arises while the office is closed, our answering
service will promptly forward your message to the doctor
who is on call.
If an emergency
arises while the office is open, please call the office
as early in day as possible. We reserve special times for
patients with emergency needs, and you will be seen as quickly
in the benefits of regular preventative care, and therefore,
encourage all of our patients to return for periodic recall
visits. We will send you a written reminder when it is time
for your next visit. When you receive this notice, please
telephone promptly to make an appointment or confirm the
appointment our staff has scheduled for you.
At the time
of your recall visits, please advise the receptionist of
any change in your: overall health, any medications you
are taking, martial status, address, telephone number, employment.
to tobacco is hazardous to your health, we ask that you
refrain from smoking while in our office.